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Maeve Conrick

Full Professor

C.O. - Arts & Humanities
Newman Building
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7168601
Email: maeve.conrick@ucd.ie

Biography

Professor Maeve Conrick was educated at UCC (First Class Honours BA and MA), the Université de Neuchâtel, Switzerland (Swiss Government Scholarship) and the Université de Provence, Aix-Marseille 1, France (NUI Travelling Studentship in French). She completed her doctorate in Linguistics at Aix-Marseille I, France, under the direction of Professor Georges Mounin. Her research interests are primarily in the areas of Applied Linguistics and Sociolinguistics, with particular reference to French and English, and include Language Policy and Language Planning, Language and Gender, Canadian Studies and Québec studies. She has published extensively in those areas in books, book chapters and articles in international journals. Among her recent publications are a co-edited book, Multiculturalism and Integration: Canadian and Irish Experiences (Ottawa, University of Ottawa Press, 2010) and a co-authored book, French in Canada: Language Issues (Oxford, Peter Lang, 2007). She has published articles in a range of peer-reviewed international journals including the Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, International Journal of Francophone Studies, British Journal of Canadian Studies, Québec Studies and Canadian Journal of Irish Studies / Revue canadienne d'études irlandaises. In 2012 she was awarded the degree of Doctor of Literature (DLitt), a higher doctorate on published work, by the National University of Ireland.

Career distinctions to date include an appointment as Specialist Advisor to a UK House of Commons Committee and the Prix du Québec awarded by the Government of Québec. She has contributed actively to many national and international professional associations and has held office on the Executive Committee of the British Association of Applied Linguistics, the European Second Language Association (Treasurer), as a Director of the Association internationale des études québécoises and the International Council for Canadian Studies and as President of the Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland (two terms). She is currently a Trustee of the Ireland-Canada University Foundation (ICUF). In 2011, she was appointed by the Irish Government as a member of the Higher Education Authority (HEA) and was its Deputy Chair from 2012 to 2014. She was appointed as a Board Member of the National Library of Ireland by the Irish Government in 2015.
 

In 2017, Professor Conrick was the first Irish academic to receive the honour of the Governor General's International Award in Canadian Studies, awarded for outstanding contribution to scholarship and the to development of Canadian Studies internationally.  

Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 2017.
Title: Governor General's International Award in Canadian Studies
Year: 2016.
Title: Trustee, National Library of Ireland Trust
Year: 2015.
Title: National Library of Ireland Board Member
Year: 2014.
Title: Canada Research Chairs Program, invited to join College of Reviewers
Year: 2012.
Title: Deputy Chair of the Higher Education Authority
Year: 2011.
Title: Member of the Higher Education Authority
Year: 2009.
Title: Canadian Government Faculty Enrichment Award
Year: 2009.
Title: Specialist Adviser, UK House of Commons
Year: 2005.
Title: President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
Year: 2004.
Title: Faculty Enrichment Award
Year: 2001.
Title: Canadian Government Faculty Research Award
Year: 1999.
Title: Visiting Scholar, UTS Sydney, Australia
Year: 1998.
Title: Prix du Québec, Quebec Government Prize
Year: 1989.
Title: Canadian Government Faculty Enrichment Award
Year: 1972.
Title: Bourse de la Confédération suisse
Year: 1972.
Title: University Postgraduate Scholarship
Year: 1969.
Title: University Entrance Scholarship
Year: 1967.
Title: French Government Medal

Associations

Association: Association of University Professors and Heads of French, Function/Role: Membership Secretary
Association: International Council for Canadian Studies (ICCS), Function/Role: European Representative on the ICCS Nominating Committee (elected)
Association: Ireland-Canada University Foundation (ICUF), Function/Role: Board Member / Trustee
Association: International Council for Canadian Studies, Ottawa, Canada, Function/Role: Director
Association: Royal Irish Academy National Committee on Language, Literary and Cultural Studies, Function/Role: Chair
Association: Association internationale des études québécoises, Function/Role: Membre du Conseil d'administration
Association: British Association for Applied Linguistics, Function/Role: Member of the Executive Committee
Association: International Council for Canadian Studies, Function/Role: Member of the Adjudication Committee
Association: Centre for Applied Language Studies, University of Limerick, Ireland, Function/Role: Associate Member
Association: International Council for Canadian Studies, Function/Role: Director
Association: Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland, Function/Role: President
Association: Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland, Function/Role: President
Association: Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland, Function/Role: Secretary
Association: European Second Language Association, Function/Role: Treasurer
Association: European Second Language Association, Function/Role: Executive Committee member
     

Conference Contributions

Maeve Conrick (2012) Bloomsday Honorary Conferrings Theme - Film. [Keynote Address], Bloomsday Honorary Conferrings, University College Dublin , 16-JUN-12 - 16-JUN-12.
Maeve Conrick (2013) Bloomsday Conferrings Theme - Drama and Theatre. [Keynote Address], Bloomsday Honorary Conferrings, University College Dublin , 15-JUN-13 - 15-JUN-13.
Maeve Conrick (2016) Core Leadership Skills. [Invited Lecture], Aurora Women in Leadership, UK Leadership Foundation, Dublin , 28-APR-16 - 28-APR-16.
Maeve Conrick (2015) 'Language, Gender and Leadership'. [Invited Lecture], Women in Higher Education, University College Cork , 11-MAY-15 - 11-MAY-15.
Maeve Conrick (2016) 'International Models of Language Policy and Language Planning: official bilingualism in Ireland and sociolinguistic reality'. [International Refereed Conference], For and Against Models of Official Multiculturalism and Multilingualism, McGill University, Montreal, Canada , 05-MAY-16 - 07-MAY-16.
Maeve Conrick (2015) 'International Perspectives on Canadian Studies'. [International Refereed Conference], 23rd Biennial Conference of the Association of Canadian Studies in the United States (ACSUS), US, Las Vegas , 14-OCT-15 - 17-OCT-15.
Maeve Conrick (2014) Opening Address. [N/A], Sociolinguistics Summer School 5, UCD Humanities Institute , 28-JUL-14 - 31-JUL-14.
Maeve Conrick (2013) Opening Address. [Keynote Address], Royal Irish Academy Modern Languages Committee biennial conference 'The Cultures of Popular Culture', Queen's University Belfast , 13-DEC-13 - 14-DEC-13.
Conrick, M. and V. Regan (2012) The Role of Second Language Learning in Higher Education: skills needs in ireland today. [Invited Oral Presentation], Learning Mobility, Language Acquisition and Employability, Higher Education Authority, Dublin , 06-DEC-12 - 06-DEC-12.
Conrick, Maeve (2012) 'The Future of Quebec Studies': international panel at the American Council for Quebec Studies Conference. [International Refereed Conference], North/South - Québec - Nord/Sud, Sarasota, USA , 08-NOV-12 - 11-NOV-12.
Conrick, M (2012) Opening Plenary Address. [Conference Organising Committee Chairperson], Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland 16th Biennial Conference 'Canada: Landscapes and Landmarks', University College Dublin , 10-MAY-12 - 12-MAY-12.
Conrick, M (2012) The Graceful Art of Teaching: a brief history. [Invited Oral Presentation], Symposium on Teaching and Learning, UCC, Cork , 09-MAR-12 - 09-MAR-12.
Conrick (2011) Presentation entitled: Mind your language, there are ladies present!. [Plenary Lecture], The Presence of Ladies: Women in Higher Education, Mary Ryan Symposium, University College Cork , 22-JAN-11 - 22-JAN-11.
Conrick, M (2011) Canadian Studies in Ireland: past, present and future. [Plenary Lecture], Canada: a Sense of Place Seminar, Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland, in association with the Craig Dobbin Chair of Canadian Studies, UCD and the Embassy of Canada in Dublin, Canadian Embassy, Dublin , 22-JAN-11 - 22-JAN-11.
Conrick, M (2011) Language Policy and Multilingualism in Ireland: perspectives and strategies Lecture at Conference celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Goethe Institut. [Invited Lecture], Contemporary German-Irish Cultural Relations in a European Perspective: Exploring issues in cultural policy and practice, Goethe Institut, Dublin, Ireland , 06-MAY-11 - 07-MAY-11.
Conrick, M (2011) Keynote address, invited by the German Teachers Association in Ireland and the Goethe-Institut Irland. [Keynote Address], The Future of Languages in Ireland, Trinity College Dublin , 19-NOV-11 - 19-NOV-11.
Conrick, M (2010) Linguistic Representation and la féminisation linguistique in a corpus of articles from Châtelaine. [International Refereed Conference], Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland 15th Biennial International Conference 'Canada and the World: yesterday and today', Waterford, Ireland , 14-MAY-10 - 16-MAY-10.
Conrick, M (2010) Language, Citizenship and European Integration. [Plenary Lecture], The Anthropology of European Integration, CACSSS FP7 Workshop, University College Cork , 17-SEP-10 - 18-SEP-10.
Conrick, M; Cox, F (2009) Postgraduate Experiences in Research and Teaching and Learning: an innovative pathway. [National Refereed Conference Paper], National Academy for the Integration of Research and Teaching and Learning Conference on 'Research-Teaching Linkages: Practice and Policy', Trinity College Dublin , 11-NOV-09 - 12-NOV-09.
Conrick, M; Donovan, P (2009) Immigration and Language Policy and Planning in Québec and Canada: language learning and integration. [International Refereed Conference], Language Policy and Language Learning: New Challenges and New Paradigms 2009 (LPLL 2009), University of Limerick, Ireland , 18-JUN-09 - 20-JUN-09.
Conrick, M (2008) Citizenship and Language Issues in Ireland. International Association for Applied Linguistics (AILA). [International Refereed Conference], The 15th World Congress of Applied Linguistics, AILA 2008, European Research Network Symposium entitled 'Language and Citizenship: Ideologies of Competence', Essen, Germany , 24-AUG-08 - 29-AUG-08.
Conrick, M; Regan, V (2008) Diachronic and synchronic perspectives on the French language in Canada: diversity, status, multilingualism and language contact. [International Refereed Conference], Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland 14th Biennial International Conference, 'Multiculturalism and Integration: diversity or assimilation, the current Irish experience of Ireland and the experience of Canada', Dublin, Ireland , 15-MAY-08 - 17-MAY-08.
Conrick, M (2008) Representations of Gender in the Francophone Context: issues surrounding la féminisation linguistique in Québec, Canada and France. [International Refereed Conference], American Council for Quebec Studies (ACQS) and Association for Canadian Studies in the US (ACSUS) joint international conference, Québec, Canada , 13-NOV-08 - 16-NOV-08.
Conrick, M (2007) Do Women and Men Speak the Same Language? The Dynamics of the Language and Gender Research Agenda - Plenary Address to Launch the 10th Anniversary Celebration. [Plenary Lecture], 10th Anniversary Celebration of the foundation of the Centre for Applied Language Studies, University of Limerick, University of Limerick, Ireland , 20-SEP-07 - 20-SEP-07.
Conrick, M (2006) Invited Research Network Presentation on 'Constructions of Identity in Contemporary Ireland and Quebec'. [Invited Oral Presentation], Language and Identity in Quebec and Ireland: language policy and linguistic realities, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada , 27-OCT-06 - 28-OCT-06.
Conrick, M (2006) A study of Canadian Francophone women's magazines and the linguistic representation of women's professional roles. [International Refereed Conference], Conference on Francophone Women's Magazines inside and outside France, University of Surrey, Guilford, UK , 28-JUN-06 - 30-JUN-06.
Conrick, M (2006) French in the Acadian media: issues of modernisation and representation. [International Refereed Conference], Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland 13th Biennial International Conference, Canada at Home and Abroad / Le Canada et ses relations d'ici, de là et de là-bas', NUI, Galway, Ireland , 27-APR-06 - 29-APR-06.
Conrick, M (2006) Majority/Minority Language Issues in Francophone Canada: language policy and language change - invited plenary lecture. [Plenary Lecture], Craig Dobbin Canadian Studies Seminar Series - 'Voies / Voix minoritaires', University College Dublin , 26-APR-06 - 26-APR-06.
Conrick, M (2006) Language and Education: access to English Schools in Quebec - invited lecture. [Invited Lecture], Language in Education Research Network (LERN) Seminar Series, Centre for Language Education Research, University of Leeds, UK , 04-APR-06 - 04-APR-06.
Conrick, M (2006) 'Ms-titles? Gender and Terms of Address in European languages'. Invited lecture, 13 February, Department of German, University College Cork, NUI Cork, Ireland. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture by Department of German, University College Cork, UCC , 13-FEB-06 - 13-FEB-06.
Conrick, M (2005) Cultural Context and the Representation of Identity: Language Use in a Francophone Context. [International Refereed Conference], 38th Annual International Conference of the British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL 05), 'Language, Culture and Identity in Applied Linguistics', University of Bristol, UK , 15-SEP-05 - 17-SEP-05.
Conrick, M (2005) Canadian Language Policy in an International Context: the impact of Official Languages legislation in Canada and Ireland. [International Refereed Conference], International Council for Canadian Studies Biennial International Conference, 'Canada from the outside in: Images, Perceptions, Comparisons, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada , 25-MAY-05 - 27-MAY-05.
Conrick, M (2005) Sociolinguistic approaches to Research in Language and Gender - invited lecture. [Invited Lecture], MA in Women's Studies, University College Cork, University College Cork , 08-MAR-06 - 08-MAR-06.
Conrick, M (2004) The Linguistic Composition of Canada: an Analysis of Recent Evidence. [International Refereed Conference], 12th Biennial International Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland, 'Intercultural Dialogue: Canada and the Other / Le Dialogue interculturel: Le Canada et l'autre', University College Cork, Ireland , 29-APR-04 - 01-MAY-04.
Conrick, M (2003) The Dynamics of French in Canada: what is 'Central' and what is 'Peripheral'?. [International Refereed Conference], British Association for Canadian Studies 28th Annual International Conference, 'Centres and Peripheries', University of Leeds, UK , 07-APR-03 - 10-APR-03.
Conrick, M (2003) The Influence of Language Policy and Planning on the Anglophone and Francophone Communities in Quebec: a case of Two Solitudes?. [International Refereed Conference], Royal Irish Academy (RIA) National Committee for Modern Language Studies, 30th Annual Research Symposium, 'Intercultural Spaces: Language, Culture and Identity', Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland , 07-NOV-03 - 08-NOV-03.
Conrick, M (2002) La féminisation et la dynamique du français contemporain / La féminisation and the dynamics of contemporary French'. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture to the Department of French, Brock University, St Catharine's, Ontario, Canada, Department of French, Brock University, St Catharine's, Ontario, Canada , 29-OCT-02 - 29-OCT-02.
Conrick, M (2002) Attitudes to la féminisation linguistique: Canada and the International Francophone Community. [International Refereed Conference], British Association for Canadian Studies (BACS) 27th Annual International Conference and Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland (ACSI) 11th Biennial International Conference, 'Networks: Community, Culture and Change' Joint International Conference, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland , 04-APR-02 - 07-APR-02.
Conrick, M (2002) Linguistic Leadership: the Role of Québec French in la féminisation linguistique - invited address. [Invited Lecture], Aspects of Québec Culture and Politics - Annual Conference of the Groupe de recherches sur le Canada français, in association with the Centre for Québec Studies, University of Leicester, University of Leicester, UK , 09-MAR-02 - 09-MAR-02.
Conrick, M (2001) La féminisation des titres et des textes: acquisition et analyse de données. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture, University of Winnipeg, University of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada , 27-MAR-01 - 27-MAR-01.
Conrick, M (2001) Teaching (Socio)Linguistics - invited portfolio presentation. [Invited Oral Presentation], Inaugural Teaching Portfolio Seminar Series, University College Cork , 18-DEC-01 - 18-DEC-01.
Conrick, M (2000) Language and Gender Issues in Canadian French and English. [International Refereed Conference], 8th Biennial International Conference of the Israeli Association of Canadian Studies, The Halbert Centre for Canadian Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel , 25-JUN-00 - 29-JUN-00.
Conrick, M (2000) The Changing Linguistic Landscape in Québec: challenges and influences. [International Refereed Conference], Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland 10th Biennial International Conference, Dublin, Ireland , 11-MAY-00 - 13-MAY-00.
Conrick, M (1999) An International Perspective on the Academic Ombudsperson. [Invited Lecture], Invited lecture to the Association of Professors of the University of Ottawa, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada , 19-FEB-99 - 19-FEB-99.
Conrick, M (1999) Arguments and Counter-arguments in the Non-sexist Language Debate. [Invited Lecture], Invited lecture to the Institute of Canadian Studies / Women's Studies Centre, University of Ottawa, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada , 18-FEB-99 - 18-FEB-99.
Conrick, M (1999) The University Ombud: Bridging Gaps in the Academic Milieu. [Invited Lecture], Ontario University Registrars' Association (OURA) Annual Conference, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada , 15-FEB-99 - 17-FEB-99.
Conrick, M (1999) Non-sexist Language: Necessary Development or Unnecessary Interference?. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture, UTS, Sydney, Department of Communications Studies, UTS, Sydney, Australia , 11-NOV-99 - 11-NOV-99.
Conrick, M (1999) French as a Second Language: Issues in Language Learning and Teaching. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture, University of Auckland, University of Auckland, New Zealand , 25-NOV-99 - 25-NOV-99.
Conrick, M (1999) The Emergence of a New Québec - invited address. [Invited Lecture], Invited Address to the British Association for Canadian Studies, Groupe de recherches sur le Canada français Annual Conference, in association with the Centre for Québec Studies, University of Leicester, UK , 23-OCT-99 - 23-OCT-99.
Conrick, M (1998) The Use of Feminised Professional Titles in France and Canada. [International Refereed Conference], 9th Biennial International Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland, University College Cork, Ireland , 21-MAY-98 - 23-MAY-98.
Conrick, M (1998) The feminisation of professional titles in French: the Canadian experience. [International Refereed Conference], 23rd Annual International Conference of the British Association for Canadian Studies, Staffordshire University, Stoke-on-Trent, England , 06-APR-98 - 09-APR-98.
Conrick, M (1998) Professional Titles in French: France and Canada. [Invited Lecture], New Horizons in (French) Language and Linguistics Research Seminar Series, University College Cork, French Department, University College Cork, NUI Cork, Ireland , 08-DEC-98 - 08-DEC-98.
Conrick, M (1998) Variation in approaches to the issue of non-sexist language in French and English. [Invited Lecture], Invited lecture, University of Limerick, Department of Language and Cultural Studies, University of Limerick, Ireland , 08-JAN-98 - 08-JAN-98.
Conrick, M (1998) The Language We Use: gender, disability and ethnicity. [Invited Oral Presentation], Equality in Higher Education: Challenges and Opportunities, Higher Education Equality Unit, University College Cork, Ireland , 16-NOV-98 - 17-NOV-98.
Conrick, M (1997) Changes in Academic Life. [Invited Oral Presentation], Invited Speaker, The Rotary Club of Ireland, Cork, Rotary Club of Ireland, Cork , 22-DEC-97 - 22-DEC-97.
Conrick, M (1997) Professional Titles for Women in Canadian French: Some Journalistic Evidence. [Invited Lecture], The Communication Seminar Series, University of Stirling, University of Stirling, Scotland , 10-OCT-97 - 10-OCT-97.
Conrick, M (1997) Role Confusion: Multiple Roles and Great Expectations - Individual paper presentation. [International Refereed Conference], University and College Ombuds Association International Conference, Denver, Colorado, USA , 09-APR-97 - 12-APR-97.
Conrick, M (1997) Role Confusion - Presentation as Program Leader. [International Refereed Conference], University and College Ombuds Association International Conference, Denver, Colorado, USA , 09-APR-97 - 12-APR-97.
Conrick, M (1996) Prescriptive Norms and Linguistic Variation in Second Language Learning. [International Refereed Conference], 23rd Royal Irish Academy (RIA) National Committee for Modern Languages Symposium, University of Limerick, Ireland , 08-NOV-96 - 09-NOV-96.
Conrick, M (1996) Phonological aspects of transfer to L2 French from L1 Irish English. [Invited Lecture], Invited seminar, University College Dublin, French Department, University College Dublin, Ireland , 08-FEB-96 - 08-FEB-96.
Conrick, M (1995) The Sociolinguistic Effects of Variation in Language Usage based on Gender. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture, Irish Federation of University Women, University College Cork, Ireland , 07-FEB-95 - 07-FEB-95.
Conrick, M (1995) Phonetic Correction and Frequent Errors in French - Plenary Address. [Plenary Lecture], French Teachers' Association National Conference, University College Cork, Ireland , 04-MAR-95 - 04-MAR-95.
Conrick, M (1995) Language, Gender and Political Correctness. [Invited Lecture], Lecture Series on contemporary language issues, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Ireland , 29-MAR-95 - 29-MAR-95.
Conrick, M (1995) Gender and Linguistic Stereotyping - Plenary Address. [Plenary Lecture], HEEU Conference, Women Staff in Irish Colleges, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland , 22-SEP-95 - 23-SEP-95.
Conrick, M (1995) Current Trends in Second Language Acquisition Research. [Keynote Address], Bilingualism, Cork Teacher's Centre, Cork, Ireland , 29-SEP-95 - 30-SEP-95.
Conrick, M (1995) New perspectives in Language and Gender. [Invited Lecture], Invited Seminar, MA in Women's Studies Seminar, University College Cork, University College Cork, Ireland , 05-DEC-95 - 05-DEC-95.
Conrick, M (1995) Language and Gender: do Women and Men Speak the Same Language? - Invited Public Lecture. [Invited Lecture], UCC 150 Boole Public Lecture Series, University College Cork, Ireland , 24-JAN-95 - 24-JAN-95.
Conrick, M (1995) The University Ombudsman in Ireland: a voice in the wilderness?. [International Refereed Conference], University College and Ombuds Association (UCOA) International Conference, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois, USA , 26-APR-95 - 29-APR-95.
Conrick, M (1994) The Phonology of English and TEFL Pedagogy - Invited Seminar. [Invited Lecture], Invited Seminar Series, Nations Language Centre, Cork, Nations Language Centre, Cork, Ireland , 12-APR-94 - 12-APR-94.
Conrick, M (1994) Sexual Harassment: an Ombud's Perspective - Invited Address. [Invited Lecture], Equal Opportunities at Third Level, Higher Education Equality Unit, University College Cork, Ireland , 23-SEP-94 - 23-SEP-94.
Conrick, M (1994) The Phonology of English - Invited Seminar. [Invited Lecture], Invited Seminar Series II, Nations Language Centre, Cork, Nations Language Centre, Cork , 19-APR-94 - 19-APR-94.
Conrick, M (1992) What's in a Word? Discussion on the Construction of Language and its Use as a System of Communication. [Invited Lecture], Women's Studies Seminar Series, University College Cork, Ireland , 11-NOV-92 - 11-NOV-92.
Conrick, M (1991) The Language Laboratory: Uses and Abuses. [Oral Presentation], School of Languages and Literature Colloquium, University College Cork, University College Cork, Ireland , 08-FEB-91 - 09-FEB-91.
Conrick, M (1987) Phonetic and Phonological Approaches to Oral French I. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture, Cork French Teachers' Association, Cork, Ireland , 07-NOV-87 - 07-NOV-87.
Conrick,M (1987) Phonetic and Phonological Approaches to Oral French II. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture, Cork French Teachers' Association, Cork, Ireland , 28-NOV-87 - 28-NOV-87.
Conrick, M (1987) Teaching and Examining Oral French I. [Invited Lecture], Invited Seminar, Waterford French Teachers' Association, Waterford, Ireland , 06-MAR-87 - 06-MAR-87.
Conrick, M (1987) Teaching and Examining Oral French II. [Invited Lecture], Invited Seminar, Waterford French Teachers' Association, Waterford, Ireland , 20-MAR-87 - 20-MAR-87.
Conrick, M (1986) The Phonology of Canadian French. [International Refereed Conference], 3rd Biennial International Conference of the Association for Canadian Studies in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland , 01-MAY-86 - 03-MAY-86.
Conrick, M (1983) Establishing an Error Analysis Project. [Invited Lecture], Invited Seminar, Maynooth Forum for Third Level Teachers of French, University of Ireland, Maynooth, Ireland , 19-MAR-83 - 19-MAR-83.
Conrick, M (1982) L'analyse contrastive et l'analyse des erreurs. [Invited Lecture], Invited Lecture, University College Dublin, French Department, University College Dublin, Ireland , 11-JAN-82 - 11-JAN-82.
Conrick, M (1981) Irish Association for Applied Linguistics Conference. [National Refereed Conference Paper], Error analysis of Irish students learning French, Carysfort College, Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland , 07-MAR-81 - 07-MAR-81.
 

Employment

Employer: University College Dublin
Position: College Principal, UCD College of Arts and Humanities

Education

Year 1975 Institution: University College Cork
Qualification: H Dip in Education Subject: Higher Diploma in Education
Year 1974 Institution: University College Cork
Qualification: MA Subject: MA and NUI Travelling Studentship in French
Year 2012 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: DLITT Subject: Doctor of Literature
Year 1972 Institution: University College Cork
Qualification: BA Subject: BA Honours. Subjects: French and Latin
Year 1981 Institution: Aix en Provence, France
Qualification: PhD Subject: Doctorate in General and Applied Linguistics

Languages

French:
   

Journals Edited

International Journal Of Canadian Studies: Editorial Board member.
 

Publications

Books

Conrick, Maeve and Regan, Vera (2007) French in Canada, Language Issues. Oxford: Peter Lang. [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (1999) Womanspeak. Dublin: Marino Books/Mercier Press. [Details]

Book Chapters

Maeve Conrick (2017) 'International Models of Language Policy and Language Planning: Official Bilingualism in Ireland and Sociolinguistic Reality' In: Denise Merkle, Gillian Lane-Mercier and Jane Koustas (eds). National Languages, Minority Languages, and Official Language Policies. Montreal: McGill-Queen's Univeristy Press. [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2012) 'Canada in Ireland: current research paradigms and future prospects' In: Verduyn, Christl and Koustas, Jane (eds). Canadian Studies: Past, Present, Praxis. Halifax and Winnipeg: Fernwood Publishing. , pp.270-276 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2012) 'Language Policy and Multilingualism in Ireland: Challenges and Strategies' In: Fischer, J. and G.Hofter (eds). Contemporary German-Irish Cultural Relations in a European Perspective, Exploring Issues in Cultural Policy and Practice, Irish-German Studies 6. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag. , pp.197-209 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve; Regan, Vera (2010) 'Diachronic and synchronic perspectives on the French language in Canada: multilingualism, language contact, norms and usage' In: Conrick, M; Regan, V (eds). Multiculturalism and Integration: Canadian and Irish Experiences. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press / Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa. , pp.43-66 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve; Regan, Vera (2010) 'Introduction: Multiculturalism and Integration' In: Conrick, M; Regan, V (eds). Multiculturalism and Integration, Canadian and Irish Experiences. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press / Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa. , pp.1-9 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2010) 'Not just words' In: Andersen, Marguerite (eds). Feminist Journeys / Voies féministes. Ottawa: Feminist History Society/Societe d'histoire feministe. , pp.94-97 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2010) 'A Study of the Linguistic Representation of Women's Professional Titles and Roles in Châtelaine' In: Cone, Annabelle and Marley, Dawn (eds). The Francophone Women's Magazine Inside and Outside of France. New Orleans, Paris, Montreal, Yaoundé: University Press of the South. , pp.125-136 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2007) 'Language Policy and Planning and the Status of the Anglophone, Francophone and Allophone Communities of Canada and Quebec: demographic linguistic trends' In: Pearson-Evans, Aileen and Leahy, Angela (eds). Intercultural Spaces: Language, Culture and Identity. Bruxelles, Bern, Berlin, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Oxford: Peter Lang. , pp.235-244 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2007) 'Demographic Trends and the Linguistic Composition of Canada and Quebec: an analysis of recent evidence' In: Howard, M (eds). Intercultural Dialogue: Canada and the Other / Le dialogue interculturel: Le Canada et l'autre. Ottawa: Ottawa University Press. , pp.101-116 [Details]
Conrick, M (2007) 'Legislating for Language: the Canadian Experience of Language Policy and Linguistic Duality' In: Howard, M (eds). Language Issues in Canada: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. , pp.24-39 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2007) 'Introduction' In: Conrick, M and Howard, M (eds). From Applied Linguistics to Linguistics Applied: Issues, Practices, Trends. Birmingham: British Association for Applied Linguistics. , pp.7-11 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2006) 'Canadian Language Policy in an International Context: the impact of Official Languages legislation in Canada and Ireland' In: Anctil, Pierre and Bernd, Zilá (eds). Canada from the outside in: New Trends in Canadian Studies / Le Canada vu d'ailleurs: Nouvelles tendances en études canadiennes. Bruxelles, Bern, Berlin, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Oxford: Peter Lang. , pp.217-232 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2006) 'Identity in a Francophone Cultural Context: Issues of Language Rights and Language Use in Canada' In: Kiely, Richard, Rea-Dickins, Pauline, Woodfield, Helen and Clibbon, Gerald (eds). Language, Culture and Identity in Applied Linguistics. London: Equinox, British Studies in Applied Linguistics. , pp.31-46 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2006) 'Linguistica' In: Kramarae, C. and D. Spender. Translators Rosa Garcia y Gloria Nielfa Cristobal (eds). Enciclopedia Internacional de las Mujeres : Edicion especial para el ambito hispanohablante. Madrid: Sintesis. [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2005) 'La modernisation du français en Acadie: les médias et la représentation linguistique et professionnelle des femmes' In: Clermont, Ghislain and Gallant, Janine (eds). La modernité en Acadie. Moncton, New Brunswick: Chaire d'Études acadiennes, Université de Moncton. , pp.75-99 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2005) ''Madame le professeur ou Madame la professeure?: The Debate on Titles and Terms of Address for Women in a Professional Context' In: Stuhlmann, Andreas and Studer, Patrick (eds). Language - Text - Bildung, Sprache - Text - Bildung. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang. , pp.37-46 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2005) 'Linguistic Leadership: the Role of Québec French in la féminisation linguistique' In: MNorgan, Ceri and Christopher Rolfe (eds). Focus on Québec 3, Essays on Québécois Society and Culture. Edinburgh: British Association for Canadian Studies. , pp.11-19 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2004) 'The Status of the French Language in Canada: contemporary issues and developments' In: Royall, Frédéric (eds). Contemporary French Cultures and Societies. Oxford, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt, New York, Wien: Peter Lang. , pp.245-260 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2002) 'French in the Americas' In: Salhi, Kamal (eds). French in and out of France: Language Policies, Intercultural Antagonisms and Dialogue. Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt, New York, Wien: Peter Lang. , pp.237-263 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2002) 'Language Policy and Gender Issues in Contemporary French' In: Salhi, Kamal (eds). French in and out of France: Language Policies, Intercultural Antagonisms and Dialogue. Oxford, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt, New York, Wien: Peter Lang. , pp.205-235 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2000) 'Linguistics' In: Kramarae, Cheris and Spender, Dale (eds). Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women. London, New York and Sydney: Routledge International. , pp.1241-1245 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (1998) 'Norm and Standard as Models in Second Language Acquisition' In: Chambers, Angela and Ó Baoill, Dónall P (eds). Intercultural Communication and Language Learning. Dublin: Royal Irish Academy. , pp.176-186 [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (1997) 'Language, gender and political correctness' In: Gallagher, Anne (eds). Living Language: Aspects of Linguistic Contact and Identity. Maynooth: National University of Ireland Maynooth. , pp.55-72 [Details]

Edited Books

Conrick, M., J. Koustas, E. Munroe, C. Ni Chasaide (Ed.). (2017) Landscapes and Landmarks of Canada: real, imagined, (re) viewed. Toronto: Wilfrid Laurier University Press. Available Online [Details]
Regan, V., I. Lemée and M. Conrick (Ed.). (2010) Multiculturalism and Integration: Canadian and Irish Experiences. Ottawa, Canada: University of Ottawa Press / Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa. [Details]
Conrick, Maeve and M Howard (Ed.). (2007) From Applied Linguistics to Linguistics Applied: Issues, Practices, Trends. Birmingham: British Asscoiation for Applied Linguistics. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

Conrick, M (2010) 'Representations of Gender in the Francophone Context of Québec and Canada: the Experience of la féminisation linguistique in Principle and Practice'. Quebec Studies, 48 (Fall/Winter):121-133. [Details]
Conrick, Maeve; Donovan, Paula (2010) 'Immigration and Language Policy and Planning in Québec and Canada: language learning and integration'. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, 31 (4):331-345. [Details]
Conrick, M (2009) 'Citizenship and Language Issues: the interface between language policy and planning and linguistic diversity'. Canadian Journal of Irish Studies, 35 (1, Spring):25-31. [Details]
Conrick, M (2006) 'The Challenges of Linguistic Duality for Francophone Canada: contact, conflict and continuity'. International Journal of Francophone Studies, 9:3 (Special issue):311-328. [Details]
Conrick, M (2005) 'Language Choice and Education Rights in Quebec: Bill 101 passes the Supreme Court test?'. French Studies Bulletin, 97 (Winter):9-13. [Details]
Conrick, M (2002) 'The Changing Linguistic Landscape in Québec: external and internal influences'. British Journal of Canadian Studies, 15 (1-2):143-156. [Details]
Conrick, M (2000) 'The Feminisation Process in Francophone Countries: principle and practice'. International Journal of Francophone Studies, 3 (2):89-105. [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2000) 'Problem solving in a University setting: the role of the Ombudsperson'. Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education, 4 (2):50-54. [Details]
Conrick, M (1999) 'Le mail, le mél ou le courriel: the E-mail in Search of a Name'. French Studies Bulletin, 73 (Winter):2-4. [Details]
Conrick, M (1998) 'Linguistic Perspectives on the Feminisation of Professional Titles in Canadian French'. British Journal of Canadian Studies, 13 (1):164-180. [Details]
Conrick, M (1997) 'Linguistic Intervention, Prescriptivism and Purism: Some Issues in the Non-Sexist Language Debate'. Teangeolas, 36 :22-28. [Details]
Conrick, M (1994) 'The Language Laboratory and the Teaching of Modern Languages: a review of its role in the teaching of French at Third Level'. Teangeolas, 33 :10-13. [Details]
Conrick, M (1981) 'Error Analysis of Irish students learning French'. Teanga, 2 :70-75. [Details]

Other Journals

Conrick, Maeve (2007) 'Canada and the French Language' Research Journal of the College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences 3 :6-7. [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (1997) 'Canadian Studies from an International Perspective: Ireland' Canadart, Revista do Nucleo de Estudos Canadenses da Universidade do Estado da Bahia 5 :42-48. [Details]

Conference Publications

Conrick, M (1996) Gender and linguistic stereotyping . In: Egan, O eds. Women Staff in Irish Colleges NUI, Higher Education Equality Unit, , pp.70-78 [Details]
Conrick, M (1995) Sexual harassment: an Ombud's pespective . In: Egan, O eds. Sexual Harassment at College NUI: Higher Education Equality Unit, , pp.52-57 [Details]

Published Reports

Conrick, Maeve, Chair RIA Modern Languages Committee (2011) The National Languages Strategy. Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. [Details]
Conrick, Maeve (2011) Research Key Performance Indicators in Modern Languages. Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. [Details]
                                                 

Reviews

Conrick, M (2008) Review of Oakes, Leigh and Jane Warren, (2007), Language, citizenship and identity in Quebec, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, in Language and Society. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (2008) Review of Lagarde, François, (2007), Français aux États-Unis (1990-2005), Oxford: Peter Lang, in International Journal of Francophone Studies. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (2007) Review of Litosseliti, Lia, (2006), Gender and Language: Theory and Practice, London: Hodder Arnold, in Discourse and Communication. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (2006) Review of Singy, P., (2004), Identités de genre, identités de classe et insécurité linguistique, Bern; Peter Lang, in French Studies. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (2006) Review of Larrivée, P., (ed.), (2003), Linguistic Conflict and Language Laws: Understanding the Quebec Question, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, in Modern Language Review. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (2005) Review of Coveney, A., M.-A. Hintze and C. Sanders (eds), (2004), Variation et francophonie, Paris: l'Harmattan, in Modern Language Review. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (1999) Review of Lapkin, S., (1998), French Second Language Education in Canada: Empirical Studies, Toronto:Toronto University Press, British Journal of Canadian Studies. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (1999) Review of Daveluy, M., (ed.), (1994), Culture. Canadian Anthropology Society, vol. XIV, no.2, pp.155, (Special Issue on the French language in Québec), in Journal of French Language Studies. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (1999) Review of Mougeon, F., (1998), Quel français parler? Initiation au français parlé au Canada et en France, 2e édition,Toronto: Éditions du Gref, Université Glendon, in British Journal of Canadian Studies. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (1999) Review of Dechert, H. W., (1997), What's in a life? CLCS Occasional Paper no. 51, Dublin: Centre for Language and Communication Studies, Trinity College Dublin, in Teanga, The Irish Yearbook in Applied Linguistics. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (1999) Review of Odlin, T., (1997), Hiberno-English: pidgin, creole, or neither? CLCS Occasional Paper no. 49, Dublin: Centre for Language and Communication Studies, Trinity College Dublin. Dublin: Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (1997) Review of McGarry, P., (1995), An Integrated ESL and Cultural Studies Syllabus, CLCS Occasional Paper no. 42, Dublin: Centre for Language and Communication Studies, Trinity College Dublin, in Teanga, Journal of the Irish Association for Applied Linguistics. Reviews [Details]
Conrick, M (1997) Review of Ó Huallacháin, C., (1995), The Irish and Irish - a Sociolinguistic Analysis of the Relationship between a People and their Language, Dublin: Assisi Press, in Teanga, Journal of the Irish Associaion for Applied Linguistics. Reviews [Details]
                                                                                 

Research

Research Interests

Linguistics, Sociolinguistics and Applied Linguistics, with specific reference to language policy and planning (especially in Canada, Québec, Ireland and Europe), multilingualism and multiculturalism, language and gender (French and English), the French language in Canada, Canadian Studies, Quebec Studies                    

Research Projects

Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Decade of Centenaries Internal Award Scheme
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-14 / 31-DEC-16